As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
The American imagination has never been able to fully recover from its white-supremacist beginnings.
He that fights and runs away, May turn and fight another day; But he that is in battle slain, Will never rise to fight again.
The man who never makes a mistake always takes orders from one who does. No man or woman who tries to pursue an ideal in his or her own way is without enemies.
A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of any value.
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship – never.
I never give up hope.
If I could always read, I should never feel the want of company.
Misfortune is never mournful to the soul that accepts it; for such do always see that every cloud is an angel’s face.
Feminists don’t honor successful women. You never hear them talking about Margaret Thatcher. Take Condoleezza Rice. She’s a remarkable, successful woman. You don’t hear the feminists talk about her or Carly Fiorina or Jeanne Kirkpatrick.